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Hallsville girl alleges peers beat, recorded her in 'set-up girl fight'

Hallsville girl alleges peers beat, recorded her in 'set-up girl fight'

Hallsville ISD police confirmed Thursday they are investigating a reported beating of a student whose mother has called the attack a “staged and planned girl fight video.”
TEA releases 2013 accountability ratings

TEA releases 2013 accountability ratings

The Texas Education Agency released the 2013 state accountability system ratings on Thursday, for more than 1,20
Longview pair used elderly man's cane to beat him, another man

Longview pair used elderly man's cane to beat him, another man

A Longview man and woman were arrested Thursday after police said they beat a 76-year-old man and then a 56-year-old man with the elder man’s wooden cane, sending both victims to the hospital.
Want to be a substitute teacher?

Want to be a substitute teacher?

Back to school isn't just for teachers and students - East Texas school districts are also looking to hire substitute teachers. If you are interested, here's how you can apply:
INTERACTIVE MAP: Texas life expectancy

INTERACTIVE MAP: Texas life expectancy

How long you live and how healthy you are could depend in part on where you live, according to county-level data released by the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington.

Ex-coach accused of threatening Mormons, Catholics

The Houston Chronicle reports; police in Fort Collins, Colo., are alerting religious organizations to a self-described "Islamist jihadist" who said Mormons and Catholics "would be destroyed" in the next two weeks.
CBC wants Jackson-Lee at Napolitano's old post

CBC wants Jackson-Lee at Napolitano's old post

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Conservative bloggers went wild Monday when they got wind of the Congressional Black Caucus’ suggestion that President Obama pick Rep.

VIDEO: 3 men arrested after Longview man watches burglary on live surveillance system

Gregg County Crime Stoppers are looking for a man who has stolen several items from a local store. On May 9, 2013, a white male walked into Home Depot and selected several items. 
Shattered lives left in wake of Fort Hood rampage

Shattered lives left in wake of Fort Hood rampage

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Maj. Nidal Hasan, 42, is accused of committing the deadliest act of criminal violence ever on a U.S. military base.
Father charged in death of 7-month old baby in Marshall

Father charged in death of 7-month old baby in Marshall

A 30-year-old Marshall man has been charged with capital murder in connection with the death of his 7-month-old child.
5 TX children recovered in nation-wide operation targeting underage prostituion

5 TX children recovered in nation-wide operation targeting underage prostituion

During the past 72 hours, the FBI; its local, state, and federal law enforcement partners; and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) conducted
East Texas back to school supply lists

East Texas back to school supply lists

Editor's note: Not all schools provided a supply list online. Your school may not be listed. If you wish to have a school added, please contact our station at newsroom@ketknbc.com.
Drought relief loans available

Drought relief loans available

Drought Relief Loans Available
Investigation continues in deaths of grandmother, toddler near Huntsville

Investigation continues in deaths of grandmother, toddler near Huntsville

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; authorities so far have released few details after a woman and her young grandson found dead Wednesday afternoon inside a home in Walker County.
5th anniversary of Ike fast approaching

5th anniversary of Ike fast approaching

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; in late August, the Brazoria County Historical Museum in Angleton will be hosting the traveling Tropical [Im]pression: A Gulf Coast Hurricane Retrospective.